Rebel’s Tips: How to Create a Tutorial

Even the most self-proclaimed, unskilled person is usually skilled at something.  Perhaps it’s something that is profitable, like coding, or perhaps it’s a hobby nobody really thinks about, like juggling.  This includes even you, the reader who is reading this post right now.  You too are good at something not everyone is.  No matter what you’re good at, it may have crossed your mind at one point or another if you should pass your skills onto another.  By this, I mean make a tutorial.

Personally speaking, I love all manner of tutorials.  I believe strongly that sharing knowledge is a powerful force we should all pursue at one point or another.  However, this is not so easy.  For many, they struggle to figure out what to share, how to share it, or any sort of combination between the two.  This is unfortunate, as everyone has worthwhile knowledge to share.  Yet, I also believe that anyone can learn how to make a tutorial.  Today, this is my goal.  Yes, I am essentially making a tutorial for making tutorials.  If you are one of those struggling people who want to make a tutorial but can’t, I hope you’ll stick with this post and learn a thing or two.

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Starting an Etsy Shop: Three Things to Know

Very, very recently I opened up an Etsy shop to sell jewelry and plushies.  My reason for doing such is simple: I had already made jewelry a few years back to sell at an Artist Alley, had lots of backstock left, and finally felt it was time to sell the rest off.  This is my first time selling online, so I would not claim to be an expert on it, nor am I an expert on Etsy.  However, the things I wish to talk about today do not require expert knowledge.  Rather, they are just things that, while researching starting an Etsy shop, were not mentioned or were poorly explained.

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